Department of Sociology College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Illinois at Chicago

Department of Sociology College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, IL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
65%
35%
student ratio
63
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
26%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Sociology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

26% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 76
    • Accepted 20
    • Acceptance Rate 26
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students63
    • Female Percentage65%
    • Male Percentage35%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students63
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Full-time Percentage95%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino14%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian64%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty15
    • Full-time Percentage80%
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSocial psychology, social organization, applied sociology, demography and human ecology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Sociology

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
University of Illinois at Chicago

601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL 60607-7128
United States

Prof. Barbara Risman

Head

Phone: 312-996-3074
Email: brisman@uic.edu

Claire Decoteau

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 312-413-3755
Email: decoteau@uic.edu


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